Sumidagawa / Curlew River

Benjamin Britten visited Japan in 1956, saw a performance of SUMIDAGAWA and was inspired to write his own extraordinary English version of a grieving mother searching for her lost son. This is a rare opportunity to experience both works together in a single evening, performed in their original languages by a cast of Japanese and British artist.

Musicians and Noh performers from Tokyo University of the Arts
Director: David Edward
Music Director: Dominic Wheeler

Admission:
7 Sept 2012: Christ Church Spitalfields: £22 – £28
9 Sept 2012: St Bartholomew Orford: £20

Date: 7 & 9 September 2012
Venue 1:Christ Church Spitalfields, Commercial Street, London E1 6LY
Venue 2: St Bartholomew Orford, Market Hill, Orford, Suffolk IP12 2LW
Tel: 07810016745
Email: info@sumidagawa-curlewriver.com
Web: http://sumidagawa-curlewriver.com
Organiser: Tokyo University of the Arts

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